2010 Commonwealth Games

Australia warns Commonwealth athletes not to overstay visas

​Australia has warned athletes competing in the Commonwealth Games that anyone caught overstaying their visas will be dealt with firmly

India’s Olympic Chief: government holds boycott power

India's Olympic Chief has said that any decision to boycott the 2012 London Games over Dow Chemical's sponsorship of the Games rested with government.

Shoe-hurling follows Commonwealth Games arrest

A furious critic threw a slipper at the organiser of India's Commonwealth Games and others ransacked his office after his arrest for corruption.

Delhi Games chief arrested as telecoms case widens

Indian police arrested the former chief organiser of the Delhi Commonwealth Games on Monday as part of a crackdown on corruption.

Organiser of 2010 Commonwealth Games arrested

Indian officials have arrested the chief organiser of the 2010 Commonwealth Gamesas part of a corruption investigation into the graft-plagued event.

Delhi Games chief quizzed by police over graft

Indian police on Wednesday questioned the top organiser of the Delhi Commonwealth Games as part of a corruption probe into the tainted October event.

Tax raids in India over Commonwealth graft

Hundreds of tax inspectors have raided scores of offices across India, probing allegations of corruption linked to the Delhi Commonwealth Games.

Delhi overcomes challenges to close on a high

Delhi put on a second flawless spectacle of song and dance on Thursday to close the Commonwealth Games on a high.

Games chiefs salutes Delhi, faces new challenges

Commonwealth Games chief Mike Fennell on Thursday saluted Delhi 2010, but admitted the creaking showpiece needs to rethink its timing.

Indian race walker Yadav fails dope test in Delhi

Indian race walker Rani Yadav has tested positive for a banned steroid and provisionally suspended from the Commonwealth Games.

England claim women’s hockey bronze after 1-0 win over SA

Georgie Twigg scored the match-winning goal as England defeated SA 1-0 to bag the bronze in the Commonwealth Games women's hockey.

Indian track and field athlete fails dope test

An Indian track and field athlete has tested positive for the banned anabolic steroid nandrolone at the Commonwealth Games.


Coronavirus: South Africa will evacuate citizens from Wuhan

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

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South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

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Conferences connect people to ideas

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